God’s Word or Man’s Tradition
Chronological Life of Jesus - 065 (With reference to Matthew 15:1-20. There is nothing inherently wrong with observing tradition, and can be a great way to remember and honor worthwhile values. But when they are placed on the same level as Scripture, they result in surrendering real change for exterior appearances - and acting the part always leads to legalism. Have you surrendered your love for God to merely playing the part? Hear what Jesus thinks about that.
Topics: Authority, Biblical Authority, Hypocrisy, Legalism